Oct 4, 2012 7:00am EDT
and revealing interview with facebook ceo mark zuckerberg, how does he deal with the spotlight? and does he take responsibility for his company's recent struggles? >> the question i ask myself and i hear over and over, if a company has a billion customers, how can they not be killing it making money? >> that answer as the social network reaches a major milestone today. >>> and remember the school bus monitor taunted by middle schoolers. what she's doing to turn her story into something positive today, thursday, october 4th, 2012. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> and good morning. welcome to "today" on this thursday morning. i'm savannah gurthrie. >> we both had a late night. >> a lot of coffee. >> exactly. this debate as we know was billed as make or break for mitt romney. and by all accounts he made it last night, the clear winner. >> from the start, romney controlled the direction of the debate, aggressively pushing president obama on the economy, job creation, and health care. we're going to talk to top advisers about how their candidates faired just ahead. we're also going t
Oct 4, 2012 1:00pm EDT
today. count them all. is this ceo mark zuckerberg's redemption after that rough ipo in may? shares of the social network off its highs for the day, but it is also fallen 40% since it went public. >>> here's a look at how some of the other social media stocks are trading right now. accolade overdrive. zagat just gave hertz its top rating in 15 categories, including best overall car rental. so elevate your next car rental experience with the best. it's just another way you'll be traveling at the speed of hertz. we believe the more you know, the better you trade. so we have ongoing webinars and interactive learning, plus, in-branch seminars at over 500 locations, where our dedicated support teams help you know more so your money can do more. [ rodger ] at scottrade, seven dollar trades are just the start. our teams have the information you want when you need it. it's another reason more investors are saying... [ all ] i'm with scottrade. we know you.ther reason more investors are saying... we know you have to rise early... and work late, with not enough sleep in between. how you somet
Oct 4, 2012 5:30pm PDT
, 9:00 central. it includes matt lauer's big interview with facebook founder mark zuckerberg. i'm brian williams. we hope to see you right back here tomorrow evening. good night. >>> right now at 6:00, crime is on the rise across the bay area. one local city is teetering on the edge. is the answer a federal takeover? >>> plus, they're the team everyone's talking about. the oakland as' historic comeback. we'll talk to the man who literally wrote the book on the as, "money ball." >>> good evening, and thanks for joining us, i'm jessica aguirre. >> i'm raj mathai. two of the bay area's three major cities are plagued with problems in their police departments. san jose is searching for a new chief, while tonight in oakland, civil ts
Oct 4, 2012 4:00pm PDT
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Oct 4, 2012 6:30pm EDT
:00 eastern, 9:00 central. it includes the interview with mark zuckerberg. we hope to see you back here tomorrow evening. good night.
Oct 4, 2012 6:00pm EDT
lauer will have moren of the interview with mark zuckerberg tonight at 10:00. >> his money is stuffed away in the other closet. >> why do you need another drawer anyhow. >>> "nightly news" coming up next.
Oct 4, 2012 4:00am PDT
. ceo and founder mark zuckerberg said what it means for him personally when he talked to matt lauer of nbc. >> it's just this amazing honor, to be able to come into work every day and build things that help a billion people stay connected with the people they care about every month, it's just unbelievable. >> and shares of facebook right now, soledad, are up 1.5% possibly on that good news from mark zuckerberg. congrats to him. >> alison kosik for us. appreciate the update. >>> on "starting point," coming up, we'll update you on that deadly meningitis outbreak. new information on that. >>> and jennifer livingston, the tv anchor who basically took out a guy who was bullying her via e-mail about her weight, what she said went viral. she'll join us, up next. ♪ ♪ ♪ hi dad. many years from now, when the subaru is theirs... hey. you missed a spot. ...i'll look back on this day and laugh. love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. [ wife ] a beached whale! lawn clippings! a mattress. a sausage link. mermaid. honey!? driftwood. come on, you gotta help us out here a little. [ male annou
Oct 4, 2012 9:00am EDT
is ringing the opening bell. >>> mark zuckerberg announced the site has reached 1 billion users per month, bricking down to one out of every seven people on the planet. users can promote their posts by paying seven bucks. >>> in money news, americans are being more responsible with their credit cards, according to american bankers association report. delinquencies have hit aan 11-year low. the key reason why many consumers are paying down their debt is uncertainty in the economy. >>> first presidential debate is in the bag. many say mitt romney wins in more ways than one. going into the debate, president obama was way ahead of romney in the likability polls. last night, romney one-up the president on his own wedding anniversary. first, obama. >> a lot of points i want to make tonight. but the most important one is that 20 years ago, i became the luckiest man on earth, because michelle obama agreed to marry me. and so i just want to wish, sweetie, you, happy anniversary, and let you know that i year from now, we will not be celebrating it in front of 40 million people. >> romney grabbed th